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John Francis BREEN

Regimental number633
Place of birthRedfern New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSawyer
Address92 Alice Street, Newtown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinSister, Mrs Mary Donohoe, Star Hotel, Nort Street, Balmain, New South Wales
Previous military service34th Infantry
Enlistment date27 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 5, Reinforcement 11
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/10/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 March 1919

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